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13 May 2008 description

Period covered by this Final Report: 18 August 2006 to 30 April 2007

Final appeal coverage: 77%

Beneficiaries assisted: About 32,000 flood-affected households (some 160,000 people).

Summary:

This Emergency Appeal was launched on 18 August 2006 for CHF 607,487 (USD 491,136 or EUR 384,006) for six months to assist 3,000 households (15,000 people) affected by the flooding.

On 14 September 2006, in light of the new information gathered through the assessments, a revised plan of action was published, the appeal budget was revised to CHF 2,017,353 (USD 1,642,528 or EUR 1,280,412) …

19 Jan 2007 description

An IOM operation to provide return assistance to some 10,000 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) from South Sudan's provinces of Eastern, Central and Western Equatoria is due to resume next week when a first group of some 350 IDPs will board an IOM chartered ferry that will take them on an 18-hour long journey up the White Nile from Juba to Bor, in Jonglei State.

The operation, which last year helped some 3,000 vulnerable IDPs return to their homeland in Bor County, was suspended in June because of the onslaught of the rainy season.

"Travel by river remains one of the most …

05 Jan 2007 description

The Federation's mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity. It is the world's largest humanitarian organization and its millions of volunteers are active in over 185 countries.

In Brief

Appeal No. MDRSD002; Operations Update no.

18 Oct 2006 description

Weekly Introduction:

Update of CPC Seasonal Outlooks at 4 Months Lead:

February-April 2007 Forecasts

Gulf of Guinea Region

There is a tilt in the odds favoring below normal rainfall over most parts in the region, including Liberia, eastern Guinea, southern and eastern Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, and the northern halves of Togo and Benin.

Locust Update:

The FAO site (http://www.fao.org/ag/locusts/en/info/info/index.html) was last updated on …

13 Oct 2006 description

The Federation's mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity. It is the world's largest humanitarian organization and its millions of volunteers are active in over 185 countries.

In Brief

Appeal No. MDRSD002; Operations Update no.

13 Oct 2006 description

This week's report covers the following sectors: Agriculture, Coordination and Support Services, Education, Food, Health, Infrastructure and Rehabilitation, Refugees and IDPs, Security, Shelter and Non-food Items, Water & Sanitation

(A) Highlights

(B) Middle East,Central Asia and Eastern Europe: (1) Lebanon

(C) East & Central Africa: (1) Burundi (2) Eritrea (3) Ethiopia (4) Kenya (5) Rwanda (6) Somalia (7) Sudan (8) Tanzania (9) Uganda

(D) West Africa: (1) Cote d'Ivoire (2) Guinea Bissau (3) Liberia (4) Mauritania

(E) Southern Africa: (1) Angola (2) Lesotho …

06 Oct 2006 description

This week's report covers the following sectors: Agriculture, Coordination and Support Services, Education, Food, Health, Infrastructure and Rehabilitation, Mine Action, Protection / Human Rights / Rule of Law, Refugees and IDPs, Security, Shelter and Non-food Items, Water & Sanitation

(A) Highlights

(B) Middle East,Central Asia and Eastern Europe: (1) Lebanon (2) occupied Palestinian territories

(C) East & Central Africa: (1) Burundi (2) Congo, DR (3) Ethiopia (4) Rwanda (5) Somalia (6) Sudan (7) Tanzania (8) Uganda

(D) West Africa: (1) Côte d'Ivoire (2) Chad …

30 Sep 2006 description

THIS ISSUE'S HIGHLIGHTS:

- HUMANITARIAN IMPACT IN LRA AREAS

- OVERVIEW OF DARFUR

- CHOLERA/AWD OUTBREAK MAP SUDAN

- CHF FUNDING OVERVIEW; EVENTS CALENDAR

SOUTHERN SUDAN

Humanitarian partners finally have the opportunity to reach and assess the needs of communities in areas most impacted by the violence wrought by Uganda's Lords Resistance Army (LRA) incursion into Southern Sudan.

25 Sep 2006 description

By Afaf Bukhari and Nawal Hassan, Sudanese Red Crescent, Photos by Haitham Ibrahim

As the waters of the Nile recede slowly in and around Khartoum, the 15,000 residents of Tuti Island - located in the confluence of the White and Blue Nile rivers - are inspecting the damage done by the recent flooding in the rivers.

It could have been worse - much worse, as families in other parts of the country are finding out the hard way. It is now estimated that more than 90 thousand people have been affected by the floods that have devastated large tracts of land in Sudan over the last few weeks.

15 Sep 2006 description

Agriculture, Coordination and Support Services, Food, Health, Infrastructure and Rehabilitation, Mine Action, Protection / Human Rights / Rule of Law, Refugees and IDPs, Security, Shelter and Non-food Items, Water & Sanitation

(A) Highlights

(B) Middle East,Central Asia and Eastern Europe: (1) Lebanon (2) occupied Palestinian territories

(C) East & Central Africa: (1) Burundi (2) Congo, DR (3) Ethiopia (4) Kenya (5) Rwanda (6) Somalia (7) Sudan (8) Tanzania (9) Uganda

(D) West Africa: (1) Liberia

(E) Southern Africa: (1) Angola (2) Lesotho (3) Madagascar (4) Malawi …

15 Sep 2006 description

By Omar Valdimarsson in Khartoum, Sudan

Authorities in Khartoum fear that the ongoing flooding in Sudan will lead to further outbreaks of cholera and malaria, further aggravating the plight of more than 90 thousand people who have been affected by the flooding since the beginning of August. The Sudanese Red Crescent, supported by the International Federation, is now revising its preliminary emergency appeal that should be issued in the next few days.

14 Sep 2006 description
report UN Mission in Sudan

Sector I (Headquarters Juba)

Civilian Activity

Human Rights unit suggests amendments to human rights bill

The Human Rights Section of the U.N. Mission in Sudan (UNMIS) proposed amendments to a draft bill on human rights, one that had been produced by the Southern Sudan Human Rights Commission. The suggested amendments, submitted to the Director of Legislation and Contracts in the Ministry of Legal Affairs and Constitutional Development, were aimed at bringing the draft bill more into conformity with best practices adopted by other nations' human rights commissions.

14 Sep 2006 description

The Federation's mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity. It is the world's largest humanitarian organization and its millions of volunteers are active in over 185 countries.

In Brief

Appeal No.MDRSD002; Operations Update no.

13 Sep 2006 description
report World Vision

by Mohamad Almahady - World Vision Sudan Communications

World Vision has distributed non-food items to 450 flood-affected households in the areas of Dar al Salaam and Mayo near Khartoum city.

Among the non-food items distributed by World Vision was plastic sheeting, cooking kits and jerry cans.

Heavy rains in August led to widespread destruction in the area. Houses there are made of mud and are therefore particularly vulnerable to floods. Some of the affected population lost both their houses and belongings and are now homeless.

08 Sep 2006 description

This week's report covers the following sectors: Agriculture, Coordination and Support Services, Education, Food, Health, Infrastructure and Rehabilitation, Mine Action, Protection / Human Rights / Rule of Law, Refugees and IDPs, Security, Shelter and Non-food Items, Water & Sanitation

(A) Highlights

(B) Middle East,Central Asia and Eastern Europe: (1) Lebanon (2) occupied Palestinian territories (3) Russian Federation (Caucasus)

(C) East & Central Africa: (1) Burundi (2) Congo, DR (3) Djibouti (4) Eritrea (5) Ethiopia (6) Rwanda (7) Somalia (8) Sudan (9) Tanzania (10) …

04 Sep 2006 description

Note: Various maps production dates, estimated.

31 Aug 2006 description

Ref: OCHA - 2006/0174
OCHA Situation Report No. 1